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SBA Announces Mass Growth Capital Corp. as the Newest Microloan Intermediary in Massachusetts

Advisory Date: 
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Advisory Number: 
Norman Eng 617-565-8510

WHO:             SBA Massachusetts District Director, Robert H. Nelson

                        SBA Micro-enterprise Development Division Chief, Daniel Upham

         Mass Growth Capital President, Larry Andrews

        Commonwealth of MA Secretary of Economic Development, Jay Ash (Invited)

        Commonwealth of MA Assistant Secretary of Business Development & International Trade, Nam Pham (Invited)

WHAT:           Public officials to announce new Microloan program for small businesses in MA;
                       Check presentation; photo opportunity.


WHEN:           Tuesday, June 27th, 10:00 AM


WHERE:         Mass Growth Capital Corp., 529 Main Street, Suite 201, Charlestown, MA



About the U.S. Small Business Administration:

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created in 1953 and since January 13, 2012, has served as a Cabinet-level agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation.  The SBA helps Americans start, build and grow businesses.  Through an extensive network of field offices and partnerships with public and private organizations, the SBA delivers its services to people throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Guam.  To learn more, visit


About Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation:

MGCC works to create and preserve jobs at Massachusetts small businesses, women and minority owned businesses, and promotes economic development in underserved, Gateway Cities and in low and moderate income communities.  MGCC is a central state resource that offers working capital, loan guarantees, and targeted technical assistance to solve specific financial and operational problems for local businesses.  MGCC works with traditional financial institutions to make challenging loans bankable, working with community development corporations and other non-profits to provide financing for job-producing projects, and assisting a wide range of small businesses find the growth capital they require.  Since inception, MGCC has assisted more than 317 companies with over 11,190 employees with customized working capital financing commitments totaling over $104,197,563.  For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @massgcc